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December 2014

17th December 2014

Intention to sell shares in Lloyds Banking Group plc through a trading plan.
UKFI today announces that it intends to sell part of Her Majesty’s Treasury’s (“HMT”) shareholding in Lloyds Banking Group plc (the “Company”) over the next six months through a pre-arranged trading plan that will be managed by Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc (“Morgan Stanley”). download

October 2014

20th October 2014

Updated Framework Agreement and Investment Mandate published
UKFI has today published an updated Framework Agreement and Investment Mandate. download

14th October 2014

UKAR sells mortgage portfolio for £2.7bn
UK Financial Investments Limited (“UKFI”) today announces that following a competitive sales process, UK Asset Resolution (“UKAR”) has agreed to sell a portfolio of mortgages for a price of approximately £2.7bn. This sale forms part of UKAR’s activity to reduce the size of the closed mortgage books of B&B and NRAM in a way that delivers value for taxpayers. download

July 2014

25th July 2014

Sale of Tier 1 Notes to Virgin Money
UK Financial Investments Limited (UKFI), acting on behalf of HM Treasury, today announces the sale of its holding of Tier 1 notes issued by Virgin Money download

June 2014

25th June 2014

Statement re: Royal Bank of Scotland Annual General Meeting and general meetings
UKFI has lodged votes in favour of all resolutions on which UKFI was eligible to vote at the bank’s Annual General Meeting and general meetings on 25 June. download

23rd June 2014

UKFI announces new non-executive Directors
UKFI today announces the appointment of three new non-executive Directors, completing the process to refresh its Board of Directors. download

19th June 2014

UKAR has commenced the potential sale of a portfolio of mortgages.
This action forms part of UKAR’s ongoing process to facilitate the orderly wind-down of the closed mortgage books of both Bradford & Bingley and NRAM to maximise value for the taxpayer. download

17th June 2014

UKFI Publishes Annual Report and Accounts
UK Financial Investments Limited (UKFI) published its Annual Report and Accounts yesterday for the year ending 31 March 2014.
 
The publication provides an overview of UKFI's activities during the 2013/14 financial year in managing the taxpayer's shareholdings in Lloyds Banking Group plc, the Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc and UK Asset Resolution Ltd. download

May 2014

16th May 2014

Statement re: Lloyds Annual General Meeting
UKFI has lodged votes in favour of all resolutions on which UKFI was eligible to vote at the bank’s Annual General Meeting on 15 May. download

March 2014

26th March 2014

UKFI today announces the disposal of approximately 7.78% of Lloyds Banking Group plc
Further to its announcement on 25 March 2014, UKFI announces the successful completion of the disposal of part of HM Treasury’s shareholding in Lloyds Banking Group plc (the “Company”). The disposal was effected by way of a Placing (the “Placing”) of shares (the “Placing Shares”) by way of an accelerated bookbuilding process to institutional investors. download

25th March 2014

UKFI announces its intention to dispose of approximately 7.5% of Lloyds Banking Group plc
UKFI announces its intention to sell a further part of HM Treasury’s shareholding in Lloyds Banking Group plc (the “Company”). The disposal of these shares (the “Placing Shares”) will be by way of a placing to institutional investors (the “Placing”). download

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18th August 2017

IMPORTANT INFORMATION
We have been made aware that members of the public have been approached and offered loans by fraudsters purporting to work for UK Financial Investments (UKFI). Please be aware that UKFI does not offer loans or any other financial service products to consumers. Any individuals who have been approached in this way are encouraged to report this to Action Fraud. The FCA website provides steps you can take to protect yourself, and how to spot and avoid scams from unauthorised firms.


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11th May 2017

UKFI Notification re: Annual General Meetings (AGM)
UK Financial Investments Limited (UKFI), which manages the Government’s shareholding in the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and Lloyds Banking Group (Lloyds), has lodged votes.